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Environmental risk assessment of veterinary medicines
  1. Keith Powell,
  2. Charles Foster and
  3. Simon Evans
  1. Honddu Veterinary Practice, Ffrwdgrech Estate, Brecon, Powys LD3 8LA
  2. Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6HG
  3. Chief Executive, Wye and Usk Foundation, The Right Bank, The Square, Talgarth, Brecon LD3 0BW
  1. email: keith{at}

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Donal Murphy of the National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) (VR, 8 December 2018, vol 183, p 697) observes, in the context of a discussion about the environmental risks posed by pour-on parasitic compounds, that: ‘The essential role that these products play in maintaining animal welfare in both companion animals and livestock must not be overlooked.’

Quite right. But one of the …

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